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Oxford Castle & Prison explores the 1000-years of Oxford's History. Led by one of our costumed characters, the rich history of the castle with a prison at its heart will be revealed to you. Climb St. George's Tower and take in the stunning views...more
All reviews guided tour malmaison hotel great tour spiral staircase interesting visit interesting history worth a visit worth the climb couple of hours mound dolls tower character matilda inmates rowland molly
When it has long since fulfilled a multitude of purposes but is incapable of defending Oxford from invaders. When there is nothing left of its main tower and fortifications other than a mound up which on Heritage Open Days one can climb for free in...More
Fascinating place with a 1000 years of history. The guide brought history to life and even got my teenager involved and interested. The view from the top of the tower is worth the effort. Definitely worth a trip.
Last minute decision with the grandchildren ,very informative and interesting....learnt a lot about our local history and the excellent guide made it exciting if a little scary for the children but not tooooooo scary😂
Visited the castle and realy enjoyed the guided tour. Full of information and led by a lively lady who engaged with everyone.
Castle history was interesting and intriguing.
A shame i couldn't go up the tower as steep and babies not allowed up there -...More
Response from 641LucyM641 | Reviewed this property |
The main tower isn’t accessible for (I think) under 5’s. It’s also got a lot of steps in a tight spiral staircase. If any of your party can’t go up the tower then they put a video on downstairs for you to watch